Andy McKee has Tommy Emmanuel in his corner as he deals exhilarating electric guitar blows in raucous Rocky IV medley

Andy McKee
(Image credit: Andy McKee/YouTube)

Andy McKee recently released his Symbol covers EP – his first solo effort since 2014’s Mythmaker – and as such we’ve already been treated to a number of record’s highlights: a stunning acoustic interpretation of Prince’s Purple Rain and a dazzling rendition of Michael Hedges’ Ragamuffin.

Now, the two fingerstyle masterclasses have been joined by a Guitar World-exclusive music video for the EP’s most eyebrow-raising, but arguably most entertaining, inclusion – McKee’s Rocky IV Medley.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.